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Question 388

Multi-Genre Literatures in English

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

I sit in one of the dives

On Fifty Second Street,

Uncertain and afraid

As the clever hopes expire

Of a low dishonest decade.

So begins Auden՚s “September 1,1939” . What is the meaning of the word in italics? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

bench

b.

night club

c.

house

d.

park

Question 389

Multi-Genre Literatures in English

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In which of the following texts do Aston, Davies and Mick appear as characters?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Graham Greene՚s Brighton Rock

b.

Katherine Mansfield՚s “Life of Ma Parker”

c.

Wyndham Lewis՚s Enemy

d.

Harold Pinter՚s Caretaker

Question 390

Multi-Genre Literatures in English

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who among the following English artists illustrated the novels of Dickens and Scott? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Richard Hogarth

b.

George Cruishank

c.

John Tennial

d.

Joshua Reynolds

Question 391

Multi-Genre Literatures in English

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

John Dryden՚s Absalom and Achotophel a (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

comic verse epic

b.

political allegory

c.

comedy

d.

religious tract

Question 392

Multi-Genre Literatures in English

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which is the correct sequence of the novels of V. S. Naipaul?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The Suffrage of Elvira – Miguel Street – The Mystic Masseur – A House for Mr. Biswas.

b.

Miguel Street – The Mystic Masseur – A House for Mr. Biswas – The Suffrage of Elvira.

c.

The Mystic Masseur – Miguel Street – The Suffrage of Elvira – A House for Mr. Biswas.

d.

The Mystic Masseur – The Suffrage of Elvira, Miguel Street – A House for Mr, Biswas.

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